On This Day

December 2, 1963 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in Sport

  • 1964 NFL Draft: Dave Parks from Texas Tech first pick by San Francisco 49ers
  • MLB Rules Committee bans oversized catcher's mitts; rule effective only in 1965

Birthdays in Sport

  • Rich Sutter, Canadian NHL right wing and broadcaster (Vancouver Canucks, St. Louis Blues; Rogers Sportsnet), born in Viking, Alberta, Canada